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columnist, cal thomas, jim pinkerton fellow new america foundation and news day columnist, ellen. i'm jon scott, fox news watch is on right now. the year 2000, the new millennium, the beginning of a new decade of news and news coverage. the y2k bug was the big story of 2000, it quickly became a big bust. u.s. agents seize refugee elian gonzalez and after a long standoff sent him back to cuba. the u.s.s. cole attacked by terrorists in yemen, 17 american sailors were killed. figuring out the winner of the presidential election delayed due to ballot snafus in florida. the u.s. supreme court took on the issue, made a decision and 36 days after voters had gone to the polls, democratic presidential candidate al gore conceded the election to his republican challenger, texas governor george w. bush. he would become the nation 43rd president. jim, elliss, if you had to sum up that 2000 election fiasco in a few words, how would you roux describe it? >> i would say the reporters all voted for al gore in 2000, but they didn't like him. they liked bush much better so bush perversely got pretty good pr
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, this is the poorest country in the measured americas, people that live on $2 a day. do you think if we show up with some buildings codes and guys from merrill and owings, things are going to turn around there? wayne is also right they need a change in government there. a stable functioning economy, they need to create wealth not building codes. >> john, at least it would be a start at least to help them. you don't think that these folks have learned a horrible lesson in the fact that they've got to get their building up to snuff? i mean shall the palace, the president's palace fell apart. >> but, cheryl, you're making a-- >> i mean, that was, go ahead, wayne, i want today get john in, but go ahead. >> i'm sorry, you're making a point they want to do that. the government there does not want to do this. there is essentially no government there, you have chaos, you have no government to do-- you have no infrastructure and jonathan is correct. until you establish that government you're wasting all of the time. >> john layfield, we've got to do something. >> we've got to do something, but building
the system worked. everyone in america, including even journalists knew that was ridiculous. it was like waving a red flag daring them to find the ways in which the system didn't work. with some exceptions that jim points out there are others they did that and i was a service to the nation and it dragged the president along. >> there was been -- there has been a drip, drip on this case. the "new york daily news" broke the story about michael leiter being on a ski vacation. >> the head of the national counter terrorism -- >> which they it a little wrong. he wasn't on vacation when it happened. >> he was on vacation after it happened. >> but let's be truthful about what -- they wrong and what happened. >> one thing i would have liked to see, i'm still hoping it will happen, more of a rehabilitation of gitmo in the press. the premature release of dangerous people, saudi arabia and yemen helped create this problem. [ talking over each other ] >> let me finish. >> the leadership of al-qaeda in the arabian peninsula is made up of gitmo release sees. >> gitmo created this problem. [ talking ove
pinkerton fellow new america foundation and elliss hen kin, i'm jon scott. news watch is on right now. >> unfortunately, too many of our citizens have lost faith that our biggest institutions, our corporations, our media, and yes, our government, the more the tv pundits reduce serious debates to silly arguments, big issues into sound bites, our citizens turn away. no wonder there's so much cynicism out there. no wonder there's so much disappointment. >> jon: president obama delivering the state of the union wednesday night placing some blame on the media for americans losing faith in his campaign promise of change. ahead of the speech, some headlines pointed to the president's many challenges. the baltimore sun, for instance, calling attention to his murky message and shrinking public support. the los angeles times pointing to a flawed approach in his handling of a weak economy and the raleigh news and observer on his troubled agenda. after his speech in which he owned up to a few mistakes and took shots at the political process in washington, the headlines and the overall coverage se
napolitano, when she went out there and said the system worked, everyone in america, including even journalists, knew that was ridiculous and it was like waving a red flag, just daring them to find all the ways in which the system didn't work and with some exceptions that jim points out and there are others, they went out and did that and it's a service to the nation and dragged president obama along. >> and there's been a good, drip, drip, drip on this case and that's what the obama administration has to worry about. they broke the story about michael liter being on a ski vacation during this and waiting for the press to discover that. >> michael lieder head of the national count are terrorism. got a little wrong, he wasn't on vacation when it happened. >> he was on vacation after it happened. >> he went on vacation after it happened as part after kind of lame response. but let's be truthful about what they got wrong and what happened. >> the one thing i would have to see, i'm still hoping it will happen, is more rehabilitation of gitmo in the press. because, the premature release
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